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Weekend Workshops

  • Workshops in Fall and Spring Semesters
  • Grades 9–12
  • Recommended GPA: 3.0 minimum

In addition to excellent grades, the college admissions process requires that high school students demonstrate that they are serious about their academic and professional future. The NYU School of Professional Studies High School Academy is now offering weekend workshops to provide high school students with programs of study that allow them to explore their professional options and to enhance their college portfolio.

These workshops are offered in condensed, weekend formats and are taught by top industry experts. They offer rigorous course work and serve as an impressive addition on a college application.

Program Contact
Phone: 212-998-7006   Email: sps.hsacademy@nyu.edu

Creative Writing Workshop: Finding the Truth in Fiction

Develop and fine-tune your skills in the craft of creative writing.

2016 Fall
1 section

Introduction to Architecture

Learn the theory and practice of architecture from the ancient world to today.

2016 Fall
1 section

Investing Fundamentals: Shaping Your Financial Future

Learn the basics of investing and investment vehicles.

2016 Fall
1 section

Journalism: Reporting, Researching, and Writing Features

Learn the essential skills of print-based journalism.

2016 Fall
1 section

Photography: New York City Through the Camera Lens

Explore New York City through the lens of your camera and create an image bank of your photography.

2016 Fall
1 section

Writing for Television: Creating and Writing a New Series

Gain an understanding of the fundamentals of writing for television.

2016 Fall
1 section

College Writing: Understanding Grammar Through Writing--The Ultimate Connection

Gain a better understanding of how good grammar is instrumental to working through creative process and shaping the reader experience.

Creative Approaches to Writing the College Application Essay

Learn how to write a compelling college application essay.

Interactive Marketing Campaigns: The Power of Public Relations and Social Media

Immerse yourself in the practice of marketing, and create innovative marketing plans that you can add to your portfolio.

Introduction to College-Level Statistics

Gain an understanding of the language and uses of statistics encountered in college courses.